It had been a perfect day at Bird Song—until the phone call came and tanked any semblance of tranquility into a mire of despair.
Nevertheless, he muddled through the mire in a surprisingly good frame of mind.
" To sully," to besmirch, to cover with " mire " (0.
But, as a rule, the scryer cannot detect any process of development from such points de mire; though this may be the actual process.
Carriers could scarcely be obtained, there were no local food supplies, the rainy season was at its height, all the roads were deep mire, the bush was almost impenetrable, and the enemy were both brave and cunning, fighting behind concealed stockades.
Instead of sitting at his ease in a parlor car, he went jolting along through mud and mire, exposed to wind and weather.